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La Mimosa

La Mimosa Thompsons Lane, Cambridge CB5 8AQ, England
+44 1223 362525
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (55 reviews)
“swordfish” (4 reviews)
“spaghetti” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
La Mimosa Thompsons Lane, Cambridge CB5 8AQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our first visit. Great location and very light and spacious - great wheelchair access. Very nice waitress. Good drinks (tasty glass of red and the lovely Moretti beer). Reasonable starters. Then came the GR Kitchen Nightmare or "La Mimosa Nil Points" : Main course Pizza....More

Thank MK0nig
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Food is good with sufficient quantities. Staff is friendly and welcoming. The prices are bit expensive. Serelone steak - 16.90 Fish cake - 12.90 Pizza between 12 - 16More

Thank vinodhks
steffie27, Front Office Manager at La Mimosa, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We were pleased to read that you enjoyed the food & service. We are sorry to hear that you found it a bit expensive however we would like to point out that our pizzas range...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Top family food with a lovely position next to the river, had a great pizza here and a very good salad, run by a very friendly owner.

Thank benjoliper
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Had a lunch here the other day and was really impressed with the simple but good quality dishes. Had not thought about eating here before but will do so again, had a wonderful penne pasta with seafood - thoroughly recommend

Thank jancomel55
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Just spent a couple of days in Cambridge with our friends. Booked La Mimosa following reviews on trip advisor ahead of our travel. We called in at lunchtime and spoke to Stephanie who confirmed our booking let us look round and advised us of the...More

Thank D C
Reviewed 17 September 2017

What a pleasant discovery this restaurant was! We dropped in as a family group of 9 without a reservation for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. The hosts were very pleasant and welcoming, making room for us with zero fuss. The menu had a good selection...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This restaurant is in a lovely setting and the décor inside is very smart, staff are very friendly and helpful, unfortunately that is where the 'good stuff' ends. My wife and grandson had pizza which was ok nothing special, I had Chicken al Funghi which...More

Thank JackoMiddlesbrough
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant, extols the virtues of a bygone age, where the owners and staff are genuinely happy to see you. Great food, great wine, great company. You'd go very far to find an equal.

Thank fjdennehy
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Had a perfect evening hear, excellent food with excellent service from very polite and friendly staff ..

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

In Cambridge for work, found this absolutely lovely Italian restaurant right by the river. Staff were very welcoming and provided a perfect relaxed service. Food was delicious and traditional Italian. The place is clearly popular with locals who avoid the big chain restaurants nearby. Will...More

Thank WaveyDa
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Questions & Answers
16 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from steffie27 | Property representative |
Sorry we don't have Happy Hour ..
11 July 2016|
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Response from steffie27 | Property representative |
I would recommend booking however we don't take bookings for the patio. Hope to see you soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, View, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Mimosa Thompsons Lane, Cambridge CB5 8AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 362525
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